NEWT (Non-Emergency Wheelchair Transport) is the leading medical and social wheelchair transport service in the Chicagoland area. The company has announced that all of their employees have now completed the Medicarsafety training course. Continue reading
Feb 20, 2015 /prREACH/ -- Medicarsafety is an organization that offers a complete driver and attendant training program for transporting non-emergency patients. The training program offered exceeds all requirements set forth by the Joint Committee on Administrative Rules for the State of Illinois. Non-Emergency Wheelchair Transport (NEWT) believes that the training provided by Medicarsafety is the best, most comprehensive training available in the paratransit industry and has announced that all of the company’s employees have successfully completed the training.
NEWT wants to ensure the complete safety of their clients and believe they are taking the steps necessary to do so, starting with their employees completion of the Medicarsafety training. Subjects covered in the course include the Non-Emergency Medical Transport (NEMT) Vehicle Operator Program and the Passenger Safety Program.
“When you’re riding in a vehicle that is being driven by someone other than yourself, you always want to be confident that the person is going to be able to keep you safe, especially if you’re in a wheelchair being transported in a medivan or medicar. We want our employees to be the best equipped medicar drivers in the industry so that our customers can feel safe whenever they ride with us, which is why we’ve made sure each of our employees has completed the Medicarsafety training course,” said George Folkerts, owner of NEWT.
NEWT as seen at http://www.nonemergencywheelchairtransport.com/ believes that their employees are now the safest and best equipped medicar drivers in the medical and social wheelchair transport industry thanks to their completion of the Medicarsafety course and previous CPR and first aid course completions.
About Non-Emergency Wheelchair Transport: NEWT is a family owned and operated medical and social wheelchair transport service based in Chicagoland. Having a mother, father and teenage granddaughter all in wheelchairs, the family run company has the experience and knowledge needed to provide the most comfortable and safest ways to transport loved ones in wheelchairs 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
For More Information:
George Folkerts Non-Emergency Wheelchair Transport 611 S. Ahrens Avenue Lombard, IL 60148 (630) 542-6398 [email protected] http://www.nonemergencywheelchairtransport.com/